External Scholarships

Awards are updated regularly and listed alphabetically.

St. John's Legacy Scholarship: Due May 14, 2018
St. John's Legacy offers a number of scholarships between $500 and $4,500. Last year, three King's students won over $3,000. To apply, students must have a B grade average. They must also provide a description of extracurricular activities such as employment, volunteer hours, sports, or wilderness activities. This scholarship is not limited to any one program.

The Azazie Scholarship: Due May 31: 2018
Azazie, an online shopping center for wedding and bridesmaid dresses, is offering a $1,000 USD scholarship to high school seniors and first or second-year university students. Applicants must write a short essay explaining “how technology would influence the fashion industry in the future.”

Husky’s Energy’s Scholarship Program Due: May 31, 2018
Husky’s Energy will provide one award of $5000, and two awards of $3,500 to Aboriginal students registered at a Canadian university in Business or Computing Science, and interested in the energy sector. Recipients will have the opportunity to participate in Husky’s mentorship program

Gaspard: Keep Canada Green Online Scholarship Contest Due: April 6, 2018
Gaspard, our graduate regalia providers, believes in supporting students and the environment. They are offering $1,000 to $2,500 scholarships to graduating students who are passionate about the environment. To apply, fill in the application form and answer a few environmental trivia questions.

Mold Busters Scholarships Due: April 21 (for spring/summer semester)
Ottawa-based company, Mold Busters has a $1,000 for the student who writes the best essay about poor indoor air quality and its effects on our health. You can find topic examples on the Mold Busters’ website.

A Place for Mom Scholarship
Due: March 30, June 30, September 30, December 31, 2018
A place for Mom is offering five $1000 scholarships for Sociology and Social Science students interested in working with senior citizens. Scholarships are awarded quarterly and applications are accepted year round. To apply, create a video capturing the “Value of Seniors in Our Lives and Benefits to Society.”

Indspire’s Post-Secondary Education Scholarship: Due: Applications accepted year round
Indspire disburses bursaries and scholarships through its Building Brighter Futures program to Indigenous students who are enrolled in post-secondary programs. Since 1985, Indspire has disbursed bursaries and scholarships to First Nation, Inuit, and Métis post-secondary students. It is the largest funder for Indigenous education outside of the federal government.

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